Injustice Quotes

It is from numberless diverse acts of courage and belief that human history is shaped. Each time a man stands up for an ideal, or acts to improve the lot of others, or strikes out against injustice, he sends forth a tiny ripple of hope.

Robert Francis Kennedy

Those who commit injustice bear the greatest burden.

Hosea Ballou

An injustice against one is an injustice against all.

Kevin Jordan

Philanthropy is commendable, but it must not cause the philanthropist to overlook the circumstances of economic injustice which make philanthropy necessary.

Martin Luther King Jr

Never look down on anybody unless you're helping him up.

Jesse Jackson

It is not fair to ask of others what you are unwilling to do yourself.

Eleanor Roosevelt

As long as justice and injustice have not terminated their ever renewing fight for ascendancy in the affairs of mankind, human beings must be willing, when need is, to do battle for the one against the other.

John Stuart Mill

Power concedes nothing without a demand. It never did and it never will. Find out just what any people will quietly submit to and you have found out the exact measure of injustice and wrong which will be imposed upon them, and these will continue till they are resisted with either words or blows, or both. The limits of tyrants are prescribed by the endurance of those whom they oppress.

Frederick Douglass

All wrong-doing arises because of mind. If mind is transformed can wrong-doing remain?

Buddha

The rain is famous for falling on the just and unjust alike, but if I had the management of such affairs I would rain softly and sweetly on the just, but if I caught a sample of the unjust out doors I would drown him.

Mark Twain

Each time a person stands up for an ideal, or acts to improve the lot of others, or strikes out against injustice, he sends forth a tiny ripple of hope, and crossing each other from a million different centers of energy and daring, these ripples build a current that can sweep down the mightiest walls of oppression and resistance.

Robert F. Kennedy

I have come to believe that one thing people cannot bear is a sense of injustice. Poverty, cold, even hunger are more bearable than injustice.

Milicent Fenwick

In this world it rains on the Just and the Unjust alike, but the Unjusts have the Just's umbrellas.

Lynne Alpern

Progress is the injustice each generation commits with regard to its predecessors.

E. M. Cioran

Since when do you have to agree with people to defend them from injustice?

Lillian Hellman

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Updated On : May 10, 2013
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